Martin Oja (1978), born in Tallinn, Estonia, started to write and play guitar in his late teens. 1996-2001 studied literature in Tartu University. 2001 – 2005 studied semiotics in Tartu University, with interest in film semiotics and ecology. Graduated in 2005 with BA, his thesis paper written about fiction film author. Has published short stories in magazines and a poetry book in 2004. Martin is fascinated with animation because its ability to create worlds on his own as well as to combine different genres of art. “Rain Terrain” (made with Kudrun Vungi) is his debut animation.
Martin Oja is participating in
CologneOFF III – 3rd edition of Cologne Online Film Festival
Rain Terrain – 6:00, 2006
VideoChannel – video project environments